Tacloban, City – Anti-drug operatives from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Regional Office VIII and City Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operation Task Force (CAIDSOTF), Tacloban City Police Office (TCPO) arrested a suspected drug personality during a buy-bust operation on March 10, 2015 at Brgy. 21, Tacloban City at around 12:30 NN.
PDEA RO VIII Officer-in-Charge Director Laurefel P. Gabales identified the suspect as Domingo Militante y Taliptip alyas “Doming”, 55 years old, widow, Brgy. Kagawad and a resident of Brgy. 21, Tacloban City
The suspect was caught selling one (1) piece heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu.
Militante will be charged for violation of Section 5 (Sale of Dangerous Drugs) Article II of R.A 9165 otherwise known as Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
The suspect is now temporarily detained at PDEA RO VIII Detention Facility.